Gurney, Dan (USA)

b 13/4/1931 (Port Jefferson, NY)





1955 - began racing Triumph TR2
1956 - raced a Porsche
1957 - raced Ferrari of Frank Arciero
1958 - Drove in Le Mans 24Hrs and Reims endurance race. Co-driver crashed car 
       in both cases               
1959 - 4 F1 GP (Ferrari), 13 points, 7th. (2nd Germany, 3rd Portugal, 4th
       Italy).
1960 - 7 F1 GP (Owen Racing/BRM), 0 points
1961 - 8 F1 GP (Porsche), 21 points, J3rd. (2nd Italy, US, France)
1962 - 8 F1 GP (7 Porsche, 1 Autosport Team Wolfgang Seidel), 15 points, 5th
       1 win (France), (3rd Germany, 5th US). won non-title Solitude GP. USAC
       racing
1963 - 10 F1 GP (Brabham), 19 points, 5th. (2nd Holland, S.Africa, 3rd 
       Belgium, 5th France, 6th Mexico)
1964 - 10 F1 GP (Brabham), 19 points, 6th. 2 wins (France, Mexico), (6th
       Belgium)
1965 - 9 F1 GP (Brabham), 25 points, 4th. (2nd US, Mexico, 3rd Holland,
       Germany, Italy, 6th Britain)
1966 - 8 F1 GP (Anglo American), 4 points, J12th. (5th France, Mexico)
1967 - 11 F1 GP (Anglo American), 13 points, 8th, 1 win (Belgium). (3rd
       Canada). Won Race of champions. Won Le Mans with AJ Foyt in Ford GT40
       Raced Can-Am (won Rex Mays 100 at Riverside) and USAC
1968 - 9 F1 GP (8 Anglo American, 1 Motor Racing Developments), 3 points,
       21st. 2nd in Indy 500. Won at Mosport & Riverside in Can-Am
1969 - 2nd at Indy 500, but won at Donnybrooke
1970 - 3 F1 GP (McLaren), 1 point (6th France). USAC: won at Sears Point,
       3rd Indy 500. Won 2 out of 3 Can-Am races contested (Mosport, Mont
       Tremblent). Retired
1980 - one NASCAR race at Riverside. 3rd before gearbox failed